John Rhode Is 'The Biggest Loser' Season 12 Winner


John Rhode Is 'The Biggest Loser' Season 12 Winner


Losing 49.44 percent of his starting weight, the football coach beats Antone Davis and Ramon Medeiros in the all-men finale.

John Rhode is "The Biggest Loser: Battle of the Ages" champion. The 41-year-old special education teacher and football coach took home the $250,000 grand prize on the season 12 finale aired on Tuesday, December 13.

On the determining night, Rhode and the two finalists, Antone Davis and Ramon Medeiros, were weighed for the last time to determine the winner. Starting the show at 445 lbs, Rhode has lost 220 lbs which is 49.44% of initial weight.

Former NFL player Davis was placed second, losing 202 lbs or 45.19% of his starting weight 447 lbs. Coming in third, Medeiros lost 154 lbs or 43.38% his initial weight 355 lbs.

Also announced that night was the winner of at-home challenge for the eliminated contestants. Making it to the final three were Vinny Hickerson, Patrick Ferrari and Jennifer Rumple, with Jennifer taking home the $100,000 prize. She lost 145 lbs or 43.94% of her initial weight 330 lbs.

"The Biggest Loser" will start the thirteenth cycle on January 3, 2012. Anna Kournikova, who joined as a trainer this season, will not return on the NBC reality show next year, but Dolvett Quince will be back for his second season.

© AceShowbiz.com


MORE FROM NEWS

Leave a Comment

Required fields are marked with *

   

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Ryan Gosling and Eva Mendes Spotted on Rare Outing With Their Kids
  2. Does Sebastian Stan Tease His Return as Winter Soldier in 'Avengers: Infinity War'?
  3. Sasheer Zamata Quits 'SNL' After Four Seasons
  4. Mariah Carey Flashes Skimpy Thong at Dinner With Twins Moroccan and Monroe
  5. Angelina Jolie Is Ready to Move Into New $25M Mansion After Brad Pitt Split
  6. Russell Wilson Calls Himself 'Papa' in Sweet Birthday Message for Ciara's Son Future Jr.
  7. 'Mamma Mia!' Sequel 'Here We Go Again!' Is in the Works
  8. First Photo of Alden Ehrenreich as Young Han Solo Arrives
  9. Stone-Faced Kanye West Steps Out for Dinner Without Kim Kardashian Amid Split Rumors
  10. Will Javier Bardem Star in 'Frankenstein'? Here's the Update

CELEBS PHOTO